Tourism Leadership Group

A partnership of industry and public sector representatives. 

The Tourism Leadership Group (TLG) is responsible for shaping and reviewing Scotland’s national tourism strategy “Tourism Scotland 2020”. Determining the key priorities, overseeing it’s delivery, monitoring and reporting on the outcomes.


Tourism Leadership Group Terms of Reference

Click here for notes from TLG meetings

TLG Members

Stephen Leckie, Chair of National Tourism Strategy Group Stephen Leckie
Chief Executive, Crieff Hydro & Chair of TLG
Marc CrothallMarc Crothall
CEO, Scottish Tourism Alliance
Karen KristieKaren Christie
Tourism Strategy Project Manager (Coordinator), The Scottish Tourism Alliance
Paul EastoPaul Easto
MD, Wilderness Scotland
Charlie SmithCharlie Smith
Director of Marketing, VisitScotland 
Danny CusickDanny Cusick
Senior Director – Food & Drink, Tourism and Textiles, Scottish Enterprise 
James StuartJames Stuart
MD, Enterpreneurial Scotland
Susan DeighanSusan Deighan
Director of City Marketing & External Relations, Glasgow Life
Russell ImrieRussell Imrie
Managing Director, Queensferry Hotels 
Fiona Cook Fiona Cook
Tourism Team Leader, Scottish Government
anna millarAnna Miller
Head of Tourism, Highlands & Islands Enterprise
Stephen DuncanStephen Duncan
Director, Commercial & Tourism, Historic Environment Scotland
Chair, Heritage Tourism Group
Brigadier David Allfrey MBEBrigadier David Allfrey MBE
Chief Executive & Producer, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Chair, Events & Festivals Industry Group
Stephen Balfour Stephen Balfour
Chair, SLAED Tourism Group (Scottish Local Authorities Economic Development Group)
Judy RaeJudy Rae
Head of Events, Glasgow Science Centre
Chair, Business Tourism for Scotland
Calum Ross Calum Ross
Executive Director, Scotland 
British Hospitality Association 
Gordon DewarGordon Dewar
CEO, Edinburgh Airport
Marina HuggettMarina Huggett
Director, Tourism Excellence Consultancy 
Robert AllanRobert Allan
HR Director, Apex Hotels
Chair, Tourism Skills Group